Hello Everyone – This is the “Anniversary Edition” of our newsletter! As I write this it’s exactly two years to the day that a group of us gathered in the 402 lower gallery and kicked off a new employee resource group called ABLED. We weren’t sure exactly who would come but we ordered a bunch of pizzas and entertained the group that came out with our personal stories, our reasons for starting ABLED and what we wanted to accomplish. Looking back at our initial charter documents, and the notes and scribbles like on a cocktail napkin, it’s amazing that we have stayed steady on our mission and delivered on the commitments we set out…all around the core concepts of Back, Listen and Educate with a healthy dose of our motto “It’s Okay”.

This is the slide we showed at our membership meeting this week summarizing all this:

But I think a picture is always better than words: